Born in 1987 in the Province of Modena within the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, Paolo Soffiatti began his career in the local salon at the age of 16. Having completed his studies at The Hairdresser Academy, and with a stark interest in fashion, Paolo moved to Milan at the age of 19 to further his career as a session stylist.

Shortly thereafter he met Luigu Murenu, and fast became part of his team, a coveted position which facilitated the further development of Paolo's skills. 

In 2014 after making a name for himself in Milan, Paolo moved to London for the next chapter of his career.

Paolo has worked with brands such as Trussardi, Valentino, Armani, Jil Sander, All Saints, Bally, Francesco Scognamiglio and H&M. He also has editorial clients such as i-D, Numéro, Self Service & Vogue.